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  • BARCELONA, March 6- Telecom network gear makers are on a collision course with Silicon Valley computing giants as software and cloud computing have begun to change the way operators from AT&T to China Mobile run their networks. As networks move to relatively standard hardware, formerly entrenched equipment groups must increasingly compete for contracts...

  • 'Homebrew' email servers: Genius as well as sneaky? Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 3:08 AM ET

    It also appeals to those who fear the government is sniffing around and could compel companies like Google or Yahoo to release customer data. "It's not trivial to do it, but if you understand how all this works, you can certainly do it yourself," said Carole Fennelly, a New York City- area information security consultant who once operated her own mail server and has set...

  • The company at the forefront of the race, Google Inc, is creating intricate maps that detail every tree and curb along the road- an expensive endeavor that other companies could find difficult to match. Raj Rajkumar, one of the leading experts on self-driving cars at Carnegie Mellon University, said the map-based approach makes sense for a company with Google's...

  • Final Glance: Internet companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    eBay rose$. 77 or 1.3 percent, to $59.08. Google Inc class A rose $3.11 or. 5 percent, to $581.44. LinkedIn Corp. rose $3.11 or 1.2 percent, to $268.34.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Google is helping California drivers shop for car insurance as part of a new service that could foreshadow the Internet company's latest attempt to shake up a long-established industry. Google will receive a cut from the insurance sales. Some of the largest auto insurance providers, including State Farm, Allstate, Progressive and Geico, haven't...

  • Midday Glance: Internet companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:29 PM ET

    eBay rose$. 50 or. 9 percent, to $58.81. Google Inc class A rose $2.59 or. 4 percent, to $580.92. Groupon Inc. fell$. 06 or. 8 percent, to $7.92.

  • Early Glance: Internet companies Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:23 AM ET

    eBay rose$. 48 or. 8 percent, to $58.79. Google Inc class A rose $3.27 or. 6 percent, to $581.60. Groupon Inc. fell$. 11 or 1.3 percent, to $7.88.

  • Here are the best companies to work for Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 10:37 AM ET
    A person passes by a Google logo in the company's offices in Berlin.

    Fortune has revealed its list of the top companies to work for in America and Google is number one, again. Today Money reports.

  • Tech 'no poaching' suit could be settled for $415M Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 10:34 AM ET

    A judge has tentatively approved a $415 million settlement in a class action suit employee poaching suit. Re/code reports.

  • One-time Internet darling's big bet for a turnaround Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Torsten Reil, CEO of NaturalMotion

    Zynga is giving the world its first glimpse of action game "Dawn of Titans," which the company is counting on to revive sales growth.

  • Google doodle honors noodle inventor  Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:02 AM ET

    Google is honoring Nissin Food Product founder Momofuku Ando with a special doodle this morning. The inventor of Ramen Instant Noodles and Nissin Cup Noodles would have been 105 years old today.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— A sex discrimination trial against one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms is providing a rare peek into the elite investment companies vying to fund the next Google and Amazon. Their partnership rosters are stacked with some of the nation's most accomplished graduates— multiple-degree holders from schools such as...

  • Microsoft wants Google's crown in wearables Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 2:52 AM ET
    Microsoft Band

    Microsoft is betting big on Windows 10, but it's not just smartphones and PCs it wants to conquer.

  • America's 'greenest' institutions Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 1:16 AM ET

    CNBC.com takes a look at 10 of the United States' biggest - and greenest - institutions.

  • March 4- HBO network is in talks with Apple Inc, Google Inc and some other companies to be its launch partner for the highly anticipated HBO Now video streaming service, according to two media reports. HBO, ramping up plans for an a-la-carte version of its premium channel, is in talks with at least five companies including Apple and Google to distribute the Web-only...

  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 6:57 PM ET

    6. Five Nights at Freddy's 2, Scott Cawthon. 10. Five Nights at Freddy's, Scott Cawthon. 1. Facebook Messenger, Facebook, Inc..

  • Final Glance: Internet companies Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 6:17 PM ET

    eBay rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $58.31. Google Inc class A fell$. 47 or. 1 percent, to $578.33. Groupon Inc. fell$. 07 or. 9 percent, to $7.98.

  • Alibaba opens data center in Silicon Valley Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 5:42 PM ET

    NEW YORK— The cloud-computing unit of Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba is making its first foray into the U.S. by opening a data center in Silicon Valley. Aliyun, Alibaba's cloud-computing subsidiary, is opening the center to try to sell its data storage and other services to U.S. companies. In China, Aliyun has been offering commercial cloud services to...

  • Clinton has yet to explain why she took the unusual step of using her own server and eschewing a State Department email address. Her silence has left the White House that vowed to run the most open government in history in the awkward position of having to answer for her electronic secrecy. For the second day in a row Wednesday, Clinton's emails dominated the White...

  • NEW YORK— No cars and solar power for Facebook, it seems. Asked at a town hall event at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, if the world's biggest social network had ambitions outside of social media and the Internet, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook is "pretty focused." Google has a driverless car, has invested in solar power and is working on...